Agee, Jonis

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AGEE, Jonis

AGEE, Jonis. American, b. 1943. Genres: Novels, Novellas/Short stories, Poetry, Autobiography/Memoirs, Essays. Career: College of St. Catherine, St. Paul, MN, teacher in English, 1975-2000; University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, teacher in creative writing and English, 1995-98; University of Nebraska, Lincoln, teacher in creative writing and English, 2000-; writer and editor. Has given readings and been awarded residencies at universities, colleges, arts centers, and bookstores; served as judge and panelist for prizes and arts councils. Publications: POETRY: Houses, 1976; Mercury, 1981; Two Poems, 1982. STORIES: Bend This Heart, 1989; Pretend We've Never Met, 1989; A. 38 Special and a Broken Heart, 1995; Taking the Wall (stories), 1999; Acts of Love on Indigo Road, 2003. NOVELS: Sweet Eyes, 1991; Strange Angels, 1993; South of Resurrection, 1997; The Weight of Dreams, 1999. EDITOR: Border Crossings, 1984; Stiller's Pond, 1988, rev. ed., 1991. Work represented in anthologies. Contributor of fiction and poetry to periodicals. Address: Department of English, 215 Andrews Hall, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE 68588-0333, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]